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>> good evening, everyone. our big story tonight is a grieving family who says goodbye to their 13-year-old daughter. they were comforted by hundreds of family and friends and complete strangers that came to the funeral. >> what a difference a week
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makes. last saturday night, when she is having -- last saturday night, she was having fun with her friends and today, her parents had to bury her. this has touched so many people. hundreds gathered to pay their final respects to monet and her family. even the love and understand and confused, they're focused on positive things this morning. >> i do not think there could have been another service like that service. the lord looked down on monet today. >> i do not want to think about all of about things that went to her >> -- that happened to her. i just want to think about the good things. >> police say that she was killed in an accidental shooting last week. but her family does not think
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that it was an accident. two boys have been charged with involuntary manslaughter. investigators are still trying to determine if a police officer may be involved in alleged cover-up. i spoke with her mother about the allegations and she declined to comment until the truth comes out. >> a baltimore police officers facing charges of attempted step tonight. after investigating the police discovered that of sir darlene early was undercharged by about $300 by her daughter who worked there as a cashier. >> if these allegations are true, it is extremely disturbing. we expect more and demand more from the people that were this badge and the people work for this city and the people that work for this police department. >> she has been suspended and placed on administrative duties.
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a formal suspension hearing will take place on monday. her daughter has also been charged. fire investigators are searching for the cause of a fire in northwest baltimore that injured one firefighter and damaged four homes. the fire started around 3:00 p.m. this afternoon. it spread to three homes before it was brought under control. the injured firefighter was taken to mercy hospital with non-life threatening injuries. baltimore police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened this morning. they found an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. he was transported to a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries. the man's name has not been released. >> temperatures were almost 10 degrees to 20 degrees colder than yesterday. it is all about temperatures for the next few days.
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you can see the spike that we had on the eighth, a couple of days ago. today, we are at the other end of the scale. art temperatures were only in the 40's. we do see a decline in characters in the next few days. -- we do see a climb in temperatures in the next few days. >> cherry hill residents asked the school board to support a bill. at a public hearing, residents said the school is part of their community. >> it is a terrible idea. we are a family here appeared if you close us down, you are breaking up the family. >> the board is listening carefully and we expect that the conversation will be ongoing even after the board vote to make sure we're able to provide a promise seen -- provide promising an exceptional school
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options. >> the academy may lose their middle school grades as part of the restructuring. the school board is planning to vote on march 27. the campaign brought 45 exhibitors with financial workshops for by a new home and more. the goal of the event is to encourage residents to focus on their financial well-being. >> you want people to leave power to having boosted their financial well-being. that is the whole point of the event. i hope people can today bring in whatever their financial goal was, whether it was to get out of debt or to save for something in the future or developing an emergency savings account, and today have left here with the next step. >> preventing home foreclosures and free tax preparation were also available. there is more to come.
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the results from the kansas caucus are in it we will tell you who won and we could mean for the republican white house. -- the run for the white house.
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>> nbc news is projecting rick santorum the winner of today's kansas caucuses. good news for santorum in terms of momentum. but he and the other candidates face protests this weekend in alabama and mississippi. >> we had a very good day. >> with a strong showing in the kansas caucuses, rick santorum notched another victory and he is making the case he is the conservative choice. >> we have to have a candidate, a nominee who is a clear contrast with the president of the united states. >> rick santorum, it gingrich -- the contest is next week in mississippi.
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gingrich has to win one or both to keep moving forward. >> it is a big deal. if we win alabama and mississippi next tuesday, by next wednesday, this totally wild roller care -- roller- coaster race will be reset one more time and we will be on the way. >> for medtronic, a strong showing in the south is critical to show conservatives he can win. >> this president has not succeeded. this president has failed. that is why we will get rid of him in 2012. >> before the saturday caucuses, romney held up a three-one delegate count, a healthy lead for a front runner still showing signs of weakness. >> they with us. much more to come. >> snow up in your spare this morning. we had lots of sunshine today. a warming trend is on the way. clear skies right now.
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> >> daylight savings time arrives at 2:00 a.m. sunday morning. we gain an extra hour of sunday evening. >> and the more typical today.
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most stormy weather and snow to the north. there is a little lingering snow and upstate new york now. that is about it. there's a new storm developing to the southwest. we will have to do with this mavy monday night or tuesday. these will kind of emerge in the mississippi valley and head our way. it looks like the heaviest of the rain will not come toward us. let's see what happened today. yesterday, the high was 67 degrees before dawn. we spent most of the day in the 50's yesterday. so only the 40's. a little bit below the average for the season. right now, it is 41 degrees.
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westminster is 43 degrees. the wind has now diminished completely. there are some scattered clouds of to our north. here is the storm developing to the southwest. this is coming off of the pacific northwest, a combination of wind and snow. it is quite warm in the other end of the country. all the cool weather is here in the spirit that is because of the high area -- this area of high pressure. this will slowly move to the east and allow a combination of these to come farther east of the next 24 hours, 36 hours, 48 hours or so. the wind will be callem. forget, daylight savings
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time kicks in at 2:00 a.m. this morning. so set your clocks appropriately. spring ahead. a few showers late in the day tomorrow. this should be for monday. temperatures should be open to the 60's for the highs tomorrow. we see that storm developing by monday morning off to the west. we're still in good shape. on monday evening, we pick up some clouds, some rain chance, and that will extend it least into tuesday morning. then the clouds will start to break up just a little bit. it does not look like a major rainstorm. here is our forecast. 60 degrees for the high tomorrow. 65 degrees for monday. by the end of the day monday, some rain chances are reports of scattered showers. it will not be a deluge. wednesday and thursday looks
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dry. temperatures on tuesday, wednesday, and thursday will be around 70 degrees. then some unusual weather continues. at the end of the week, we have a rain chance again on friday and saturday. again, it does not look like a major star. >> this is a big basketball weekend. >> eight states -- and ships of for grabs. we have to check in what happened. -- eight states in for the championships.
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high school basketball season. we started with patterson. freezing thomas stone. now there is a kid card. the clippers down. a spectacular one in the game, but he also had three fouls, during which time stone went on iran. he stayed out of -- went on a run. he stayed out of trouble. the big fellow, he had eight points. carr had eight assists on the game and 28 points. 86-75. dunbar looking for the three pete. danny shan, the hang and one.
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the first bucket on the game with the titans. it would be a long tame for new town. aaron takes the ball on the wing. just a great move. ball fake, dry left, and puts it in reverse. 26-7. yeah, could not stop that. three and a row. 60-36 today. the girls had a title game at unbc. the girls had a big challenge against calgary. great drive. without question, alice mercer, knocking it down. she got 50% from behind the yard.
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nice finish on the break. inside, she gets the finish. 57-22. more coming up tonight at 11:00 p.m. college lacrosse, had a school of baltimore enjoying undefeated seasons. one is john hopkins. they ranked second appeared but loyola's of to its best in 10 years today, hosting 93. to-well loyola and duke is now down 4-1. -- two-1 loyola and is now down 4-1. look at it fly. top shelvin.
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mr. mysore had two assists. loyola is 5-0 on the season. johns hopkins and umbc, 10-2 in the third quarter. we will have highlights of this one coming up tonight at 11:00 p.m. you can see the terps bells in back nicely. big game. three goals and five assists. yesterday, the left fielder took a fastball to the face. it sounded like he had a broken jaw. it turned out to be a loose tooth.
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and more good news. the orioles won 3-0. three strikeouts and no walks. he is looking a lot like the kid. the birds are getting a good starting pitching. it is too early to get it sir. -- to get excited. mine was earned over the south pacific in 1943.
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>> you still need a winter coat tonight. and you still need to remember to change the clocks. spring ahead one hour. but tomorrow, a cut will not need to be as heavy. we will be in the mid-60's on monday. then rain late monday into tuesday. then we will be up around 70 degrees. the dream weather continues. [laughter] >> i like that. a dream winter. >> that is it. thank you for joining us. c. baxter tonight at 11:00 p.m. -- see you back here tonight at 11:00 p.m.
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